The main objective of Swarnajayanthi Gram Swarozgar Yojana (SGSY) is to provide sustained income to the rural poor which would enable them to cross the poverty line. To achieve this objective, the scheme has its focus on community mobilisation by forming self help groups (SHG), capacity building, infrastructural facilities, subsidised credit linkage and market support. This scheme is funded by the Centre and State in the ratio of 75:25 respectively.